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Roubaix, Galena Mining District, Lawrence Co., South Dakota, USAi
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Galena Mining DistrictMining District
Lawrence Co.County
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
44° 16' 33'' North , 103° 39' 59'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Lead2,999 (2017)11.6km
Deadwood1,258 (2017)12.3km
Central City130 (2017)13.1km
Blucksberg Mountain462 (2017)19.3km
Sturgis6,688 (2017)19.4km


3 miles SE of Custer Peak

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24 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Anorthite var:
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Clinochlore var:
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Ferro-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Jan H.Bernard and Jaroslav Hyrsl,2004, Minerals and their Localities,pg # 216
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 610 "Principal Gold Producing Districts of the United States"
'Glauconite'
Formula: (K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Reference: Darton, N. H. , 1909, Geology and water resources of the northern portion of the Black Hills and adjoining regions in South Dakota and Wyoming: U. S. Geological Survey, Prof. Paper 65, 105 pp. (available on-line at http://www.nps.gov/history/history/online_books/geology/publications/pp/65/sec2.htm)
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Grunerite
Formula: ☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Hornblende'
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
'Leucoxene'
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
'Mica Group'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Piemontite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe1-xS
Reference: R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Reference: SDSMT Bull 18 Roberts and Rapp "Mineralogy of the Black Hills"

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe1-xS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Labradorite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Pennine9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Ferro-hornblende9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Grunerite9.DE.05☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Piemontite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zoisite9.BG.10Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Chlorite Group'-
'Glauconite'-(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
'Hornblende'-
'Leucoxene'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe1-xS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Piemontite58.2.1a.11{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
'Glauconite'71.2.2a.5(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Labradorite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Chlorite Group'-
Clinochlore
var: Pennine
-Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Ferro-hornblende-☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Grunerite-☐{Fe2+2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Hornblende'-
'Leucoxene'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
H Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O TenoriteCuO
O QuartzSiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
O Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Na Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Al ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Al Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Si ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Si Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Ca ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Ca Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
MnManganese
Mn Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Grunerite☐{Fe22+}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Fe Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu CopperCu
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Darton, N. H. (1909), Geology and water resources of the northern portion of the Black Hills and adjoining regions in South Dakota and Wyoming: U. S. Geological Survey, Professional Paper 65, 105 pp. (available on-line: see link)
Roberts and Rapp, Mineralogy of the Black Hills; South Dakota SMT Bulletin 18.

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